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Divina Gula

#4 of 2,118 Restaurants in Maceio
Certificate of Excellence
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Rua Eng Paulo B Nogueira 85 | Jatiúca, Maceio, State of Alagoas, Brazil
+55 82 3235-1016
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12:00 - 01:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Tue - Thu 12:00 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Haslemere, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second trip to Maceio, second visit to Divina Gula. This restaurant is popular with the locals and you can see why. The service is friendly, prompt and with a sense of, not in your face all the time but on hand if you need a waiter. The food is delicious and portion sizes are large. We ordered enough food for... More 

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Vancouver
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287 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Should perhaps have opted for the mineiro cuisine instead of the picanha, as the steak was not really a steak at all but smallish pieces of tough salty meat that came thoroughly cooked and sizzling on a hot plate. Touted as one of the better restaurants in Maceió Divina Gula offers an extensive menu and good wine list. You can... More 

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Thank ajaceman
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

The outside patio to eat was nice and bustling with families. Such a warm environment. We had Picanha steak and salmon dishes. A refreshing beer to wash it all down.

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Doetinchem, The Netherlands
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190 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

This restaurant serves many of the dishes typical of the cuisine of Mina's Gerais:feijao tropeiro, chicken with Qiabo, several farofas, etc etc. It is spacious, with outside terrace and very reasonably priced. We had the Amostrado, which is a plate with a selection of the best dishes. Surely a place to go back to. Strongly recommended if you are interested... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Definitely a must go to when in Maceió! Not that far from the city centre. The interior looked cool with the aroma of woodfire. They also had outside seating, should you want a nice breezy atmosphere. Service was great, we were greeted on arrival and seated quite fast. As an entrée we chose to have the Tapioca bricks covered with... More 

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Warren, New Jersey
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Came to Divina Gula recommended all the way from Belo Horizonte. Tried a variety of small plated and was not disappointed. I have to say that the smoked Picanha carpaccio with Jilo was magnificent. Service was casual but on the ball. Sat outside and enjoyed the local scene as it was a beautiful night. Definitely coming back.

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Thank emporium112
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

The food at Divina Gula is always great regional food but the staff are its greatest asset their knowledge of the menu and cachaca is what makes the place the one to go to. Hernandez has tremendous knowledge of flavours,ask him and he will recommend a cachaca fruit combination for every dish. Outstanding experience.

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Thank James D
Aracaju, SE
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

I've been going to this place since I was a child and I must say it gets better with time. Great food and wonderful service. 100% thumbs up!

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Thank Henrique R
Lulea, Sweden
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45 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

This is the place to go if you want the true genuine spirit of Braz cooking, especially the Minas Gerais cuisine. Both meat and seafood dishes are wonderful and the staff is not overly friendly but it justs adds to the experience, they dont suck up to tourists. The restaurant has been there for more than 20 years and you... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Nice food, great service. We went on a Sunday and the restaurant was almost empty, but the service was very great anyway.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:30
Thursday
12:00 - 01:30
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Eng Paulo B Nogueira 85 | Jatiúca, Maceio, State of Alagoas, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Alagoas (AL)  >  Maceio
  • Phone Number: +55 82 3235-1016

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?